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Jason Chaffetz's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Jason Chaffetz
Office: U.S. House (UT) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julie; 3 Children: Max, Ellis, Kate
Birth Date: 03/26/1967
Birth Place: Los Gatos, CA
Home City: Alpine, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Ben Mates
(Running)
Unaffiliated
Zack Strong
(Running)
Independent American
Stephen Tryon
(Running)
Unaffiliated
Brian Wonnacott
(Running)
Democratic
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy, Environment and Federal Lands
July 11, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - National Public Forestry Legislation
July 10, 2014 Chaffetz, Hatch Sponsored Legislation Clears the Senate, Heads to White House
June 24, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Groundwater Resource Management Directive
May 8, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Expand EPA Regulatory Authority Through Clean Water Act
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
July 8, 2013 Chaffetz Pleased With Accelerated Tailings Cleanup
June 17, 2013 Y Mountain Access Enhancement Act
June 17, 2013 Chaffetz Y Mountain Legislation Once Again Passes the House
April 18, 2013 Letter to Senate Colleagues - Stop Mandated Wilderness Expansion from Washington
April 9, 2013 Chaffetz' Sponsored Diamond Fork Legislation Passes House
March 5, 2013 Bipartisan Hydropower Bills Streamline Red Tape to Create Jobs; Produce New, Clean Electricity
Feb. 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Salazar - Release Federal Lands in Utah
July 23, 2012 Chaffetz' Y Mountain Legislation Passes the House
Nov. 17, 2011 Hatch, Lee, Bishop, Chaffetz Introduce Bill to Enhance Tourism and Job Creation in Utah
Sept. 29, 2011 Chaffetz Supports Locally Driven Wilderness Approach
July 21, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department of the Interior
June 30, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the EPA and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Clean Water Act
June 23, 2011 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
June 14, 2011 Bishop, Chaffetz, Hatch, Lee Introduce Bill to Protect Utah from Presidential Monument Designations
March 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - America's Energy Security
Feb. 10, 2011 Chaffetz Supports the RID Act
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, Department of the Interior
Jan. 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary for the Department of the Interior
Dec. 24, 2010 Chaffetz Reacts to DOI Announcement on Public Lands
July 15, 2010 Democrats Vote to Use Oil Spill as Excuse for over $40 Billion in Higher Spending
June 9, 2010 Urging U.S. Action and International Agreement on Ocean Acidification
June 8, 2010 Bonneville Unit Clean Hydropower Facilitation Act
Feb. 4, 2010 Letter to President Obama - No Cost Stimulus
Dec. 8, 2009 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi
Sept. 22, 2009 Chaffetz' Magna Water Bill Passes The House Of Representatives
Sept. 22, 2009 Earmark Declaration
Sept. 22, 2009 Magna Water District Water Reuse And Groundwater Recharge Act Of 2009
May 11, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, United States Department Of The Interior
May 8, 2009 Congressman Chaffetz Introduces H.R. 2265, The Magna Water Bill
May 1, 2009 Americans for Prosperity: No Climate Tax
March 5, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Energy Outlooks, and the Role of the Federal Onshore and Offshore Resources in Meeting Future Energy Demand
March 4, 2009 Keep Government Out of the Way and Empower the American People
Feb. 12, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources of the House Natural Resources Committee - H.R. 493, The Coal Ash Reclamation, Environment and Safety Act of 2009
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Security
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